Each facility produces its own unique blend of medical and hazardous waste; if you have a Los Angeles based medical practice, dental office or even a funeral home, you likely produce several categories of waste. The World Health Organization separates waste into eight distinct categories; each category requires special handling and disposal techniques. The categories of waste..
When you choose a medical waste disposal service for your facility or practice, you get more than just handy storage containers; you get the peace of mind that comes from knowing you are fully compliant with all Federal, Illinois and local requirements, too. 4 Benefits of Choosing a Professional Medical Waste Company Illinois You’re Fully..
It’s tempting to think that the only facilities that truly have a problem or risk being fined for medical waste compliance issues are those that willfully disregard Federal and State regulations, leaving piles of syringes in the woods behind the facility or throwing sharps out in the regular trash. The truth is, though, most medical..
The State of New Jersey has become increasingly aggressive about creating medical waste regulations and enforcing them. Protecting the people of New Jersey and the environment are priorities for the state, leading to an increase in scrutiny for those businesses and facilities that produce medical waste. Learning more about what happens to your waste products and..
The world of medical waste disposal is not one that most people have much insight into. Maybe you’ve seen a medical waste disposal team on one of your favourite crime dramas on tv, or perhaps you’ve seen a medical waste disposal unit driving around the streets but you’ve never known how or what exactly goes..
A recent study of the water supply in over 20 metropolitan areas around the country revealed that the water in these areas contained trace amounts of chemical drugs. When you hear this news, you might ask yourself how this can actually happen. The truth is that most cities’ water filtration systems are not equipped to..
In the past, medical waste was disposed of in a method that was very similar to recycling. Any item that was deemed medical waste was disposed of in a separate plastic bag or box in a hospital or clinic. Unlike recycling however, where items are sorted and processed separately according to the type of material..
If you run a nursing home, you know how difficult it is to properly dispose of waste. The money you spend on senior home medical waste disposal can be especially costly if your nursing home is smaller. Here are a few tips you can try if you want to save money on waste disposal without..
Medical waste removal can be a nightmare, especially if you run a surgery. For smaller surgery centers, it can be even worse, as medical waste disposal can be costly. The cost of waste disposal can even make or break smaller businesses. Thankfully, there are ways you can cut back on waste without damaging the quality..
Dental Waste Disposal Whether you’re have a new dentist office or have been practicing for years, you need to keep budget in mind. For those who are looking to keep the quality of their equipment high while cutting back other costs, saving on medical waste disposal services is one of the best ways to do..